Playing time churn could force BABS to change

As of this past Sunday, 45 players who had been ranked among the pre-season Top 300 have already visited the Injured List. That’s 15 percent of the top players hobbled in little more than 10 percent of the season.

This is important because the more players who get hurt, the more pointless our pre-season playing time projections become. BABS already projects playing time using very broad strokes –...

Ron Shandler


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